April 23, 2017

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Cases

Case NameFocus Area
CASE NAMEFocus Area
Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) v. The Registered Trustees of International Ministerial Council (ICMC) & Ors.Advertisement, Advertising in Nigeria, Advertising Practitioners Registration Act
Adeyemo Abiodun v.  Federal Republic of NigeriaAdulterated Drugs, Dangerous Drugs, Product Liability, Scientific Evidence, Confessional Statement, Consumer Protection.
Alban Pharmacy Ltd. v. Sterling Products International Inc.Application to Register a Trademark.
Alliance International Ltd. v. Saam Kolo International Enterprises LimitedTrademark Infringement, Design Registration, Concept and Definition of a Trademark as Distinct from a Design.
American Cyanamid Company v. Vitality Pharmaceuticals Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Priority of Registration, Continuous Use.
Anton Piller KG v. Manufacturing Process Ltd. (Foreign Case)Anton Piller Orders
Arewa textiles Plc v. Finetex Ltd.Patent Infringement, Jurisdiction of Court
Ayman Enterprises Ltd. v. Akuma Industries Ltd.Section 3 of the Trademarks Act, Passing-Off.
Bedding Holdings Ltd v. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) & Ors.Patent Infringement
Beecham v. Essdee Food Products Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Remedies for Trademark Infringement
Beecham Group Plc. v. General Nutrition Ltd.Registration and User of Trademarks, Long and Extensive User, Notice of Opposition, Lapse of a Trademark
Beijing Cotec New Technology Corp. & Anor v. Greenlife Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd.Patent Infringement
Bell Sons and Co. v. Godwin Aka & Anor.Trademark Infringement, Likelihood of Deception, Application to Register a Trademark
Boardman v. Guinness (Nig.) LtdProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. International Tobacco Company Plc.Trademark Infringement
Cadbury Nigeria Plc & Ors v. Federal Republic of NigeriaImproper Service, Locus Standi, Drugs and Related Products Regulation
Chemiron Industries Ltd. v. Ranmax Laboratories Nig. Ltd. & 5 ors.Trademark Infringement and Passing off, Trademarks and Colours
Commandclem Nig. Ltd v. Mobil Producing Nig. UnlimitedPatents, Patent Infringement
Continental Pharmaceutical Ltd. (CPL) Industries Ltd v. Sterling Products Nig. Plc and SmithKline BeechamTrademark Infringement, Passing-off, Copyright in Artistic work
Compact Disc Technologies Ltd. v. Musical Copyright Society NigeriaCollecting Societies in Nigeria, Locus Standi, Effect of Section 9, 10, 15(1), 17, 39 of the Copyright Act 2004
C. N. Ekwuogor Investment (Nig.) Ltd. V. Asco Investment Ltd.Locus Standi
Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd. v. UzokweRegistrable Designs, Section 13(1)(a) Patents and Designs Act, Burden of Proof
Diamond, Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks v. Chakrabarty (Foreign Case)Patent, Human-Made Micro Organism,
Diamond v. Diehr (Foreign Case)Patents, Patent Infringement, Mathematical Formula
Donoghue v. Stevenson (Foreign Case)Product Liability, Consumer Protection
Destra Software Ltd v. Comada (UK) LLP & Ors. (Foreign Case)Copyright, Copyright in Software
Dupont Nutrition Biosciences ApS v. Novozymes A/S (Foreign Case)Patents, Revocation of Patent
Duru v. NwosuAppeal Courts and Witnesses
Dyketrade Ltd. v. Omnia (Nig.) Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Passing-off of Unregistered Trademarks, Interlocutory Injunctions
Dyson Ltd. v. Registrar of Trademarks (Foreign Case)Trademark Registration
ECWA Productions Ltd. v. AkanduStatutory Right to Sue
Edward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji and Nigerian Bottling Company Plc.Product Liability, Consumer Protection
Egbele Austin Eromosele v.  Federal Republic of NigeriaAdulterated Drugs, Dangerous Drugs, Product Liability, Scientific Evidence, Confessional Statement, Consumer Protection.
Elecktrotechnische Fabrik Schmidt and Co. v. Bateria Slany Narodni Podnic (Foreign Case)Trademark Registration
F.O. Ajibowo Co Ltd. v. Western Mills Ltd.Design Infringement
Falobi v. FalobiConflicting Counter Affidavits, Need for Oral Evidence to Resolve Conflict
Feist Publications Inc. v. Rural Telephone Services Inc. (Foreign Case)Copyright Infringement, Copyright Protection, Telephone Directory White Pages
Ferodo Ltd. and Ferodo Nigeria Ltd. v. Ibeto Industries Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Distinctiveness, Industrial Design
Ferodo Ltd. v. Unibros StoresAnton Piller Orders
Frank Reddaway Ltd. & Coy. Ltd v. George Banham & Coy (Foreign Case)Descriptive Term
Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd v. NAFDACPassing-Off, Cause of Action, Abuse of Court Process
Group Danone & Anor. v. Voltic (Nigeria) LimitedTrademark Infringement
Honda Motors Co. & Anor v. Bright Motors & 4 Ors.Gray Market Goods
Honda Place Ltd. V Globe Motors Ltd.Gray Market Goods
Ifeajuna v. IfeajunaJoinder of Issues on Pleadings
IML Air-chartering Nig. Ltd v. IML International Messengers Nig. Ltd.Passing-off
In The Matter of Trademark “DASH”
Application”
Trademark Opposition
In The Matter of Trademark “SEMPERMED”
Application
Trademark Opposition
In The Matter of Trademark “TIDE” v. “TIDI”Trademark Opposition
International Pageant Films Ltd and anor v. Nigerian Copyright Commission and ors. (FHC/ABJ/CS/591/2013)Trademark and Copyright Infringement
International Pageant Films Ltd and anor v. Nigerian Copyright Commission and ors.
(FHC/ABJ/CS/848/2011)
Trademark and Copyright Infringement
International Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. (CA/IL/54/2007)Trademark Infringement
International Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. & Anor. (CA/IL/43/2012)Trademark Infringement
International Tobacco Company Plc. v. NAFDACNAFDAC Decree No. 15 of 1993, Food and Drug Act
Iyke Merchandise v. Pfizer Inc. & Anor.Trademark Infringement and Passing-off
Iyabi-Ayah v. AyahLocus Standi
Iyaji v. EyigebeGrounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Jatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Joseph Ikhuoria v. Campaign Services Ltd.Copyright, Copyright Infringement, Copyright in Photographs
Kraft Foods Holdings Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Co. Ltd.Trademark Registration and Removal from Trademarks Register
Liberty Records Incorporated & Another v. M.Y. OwotutuRetrospective Law
L'Oréal v Bellurey (Foreign Case)Trademark Infringement
Larry Izamoje & Ors v. Hensen Trust Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Illegal Telecast, Advert Placements, Damages for Loss of Income
London Lubricants (1920) Ltd’s application (Tripcastroid)Trademark Infringement
Madumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Maersk Line Anor v. Addide Investment Limited & Anor.Trademarks and Trade Names
Magdalena Securities Ltds' applicationTrademark Infringement, Visual and Sound Comparison of Trademarks
Masterpiece Investment Ltd. v. Worldwide Business & Ors.Copyright Ownership and Infringement, Magazine Publication, Special and Exemplary Damages
Medimmune Ltd. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd & Anor.Patent Infringement
Messrs Keregbe Kpa and Nuka Livingstone v. Nigerian Bottling CompanyProduct Liability, Damages, Negligence, Res Ipsa Loquitor, Product Liability and Consumer Protection
Metropolitan Industries (Nig.) Ltd v. Industrial Application (Nig.) Ltd.Design Infringement
Microsoft Corporation v. Franike Associates Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Software Programs and Products, Illegal Distribution of Software and Programs
Mobil Producing (NIG) Unlimited v. Rev. (Dr.). C.J.A. Uwemedimo and Comandclem Nigeria Ltd.Patents, Patent Infringement
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin RecordsCollecting Societies, Locus Standi, Copyright Act 1988, Section 30 and 32(b) Copyright Amendment Act
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin RecordsCollecting Societies, Locus Standi, Copyright Act 1988, Section 30 and 32(b) Copyright Amendment Act
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Compact Disc Technologies Ltd.Collecting Societies, Copyright Infringement
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Details Nigeria LimitedCollecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. D.P. Lekki Ltd.Section 17 and 39 Copyright Act 2004
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Guinness Nigeria Plc.Copyright
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Nigeria HotelsCollecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.Collecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright CommissionCollecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright CommissionCollecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.Collecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria v. Peak Restaurant and Night Clubs LimitedCopyright Infringement
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd. v. Vee Network Ltd.Copyright Infringement
Nabisco Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Company Ltd.Passing-off
Nathaniel Ebelamu v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.Product Liability, Consumer Protection
National Film & Video Censors Board & Anor v. Akinola Adegboyega & Ors. Seizure of Goods, Distribution of Films, Exhibiting Films
Ndiwe v. OkochaGrounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Niger Chemists v. Nigeria ChemistsTrademark Infringement, Likelihood of Confusion.
Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. Pabod Breweries Ltd. & Anor.Trademark Infringement
Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. David AuduProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company v. Constance Obi NgonadiProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company v. Demola OlarewajuProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company Plc. v. Edward Okwejiminor v. G. GbakejiProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company v. Edwin EzeifoLocus Standi, Damages, Cause of Action, Negligence, and Duty of Care
Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd./GteCollecting Societies
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Bolanle AdemakinwaCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Paragone Nig. Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Software Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chibueze ObiCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. CVL Technologies Ltd..Sound Recording and Cinematography Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okoro David BernardCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Abel OgbonnyaCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Isaac v. ObumsCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stanley NwankwoCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated DVDss/VCDs/CD
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Nwoye Christopher EkeneCopyright Infringement, Possession of Pirated DVDs/VCDs/CD
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Joseph DaomiCopyright Infringement, Broadcast Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Sunday AyodeleCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematography Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Teomy Systems Nig. LtdCopyright Infringement, Software Infringement
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonah UgwuCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwanozie ValentineCopyright Infringement, Sale of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Rapheal M. OlisaCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Famous HenryCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nworie AnayoCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ebenezer OgundeleCopyright Infringement, Software Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Dominion KaluCopyright Infringement, Possession of Infringing Musical and Cinematograph Films
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Obasi GodwinCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Optical Discs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Genuss Investment Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Software Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stephen IgweCopyright Infringement, Sale of Pirated Sound Recordings and VCDs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chukwu Arisi & AnorCopyright Infringement, Sale of Pirated Sound Recordings and VCDs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ogo AbelCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okereke UchennaCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ndidi AgwuCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Anoke CelestineCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Michael OrakweCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Musical Works
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Oba OkechukwuCopyright Infringement, Sale of Cinematograph Films and Sound Recording Works
Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Chibueze AkamuCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Godwin KadiriCopyright Infringement, Infringement of Broadcast Rights
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Taiwo AdenijiCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Eze IgweCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Optical Discs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Aminat OnifadeCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwoke IsrealCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ifeanyichukwu NwekeCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Awuru Chukwuma AbelCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonas OzoCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emmanuel OguduCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwali SundayCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emordi Henry ChukwumaCopyright Infringement, Broadcast Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ubi Bassey Eno & Ors Copyright Infringement, Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Possession of Equipment for Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Section 18(1) - (3) Copyright Act 1990
Oduntan v. General Oil Ltd.Injunctions
Oguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)General Denial
Ojukwu v. Louisa Chinyere OjukwuRight to Institute Proceedings
Okenwa v. Military Government of Imo StateLocus Standi
Okike v. L.P.D.CUnchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Okike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)Unchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Okonkwo v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.Product Liability, Consumer Protection
Oladele v. AromolaranDuty of an Appellate Court
Offrey v. Chief S. O. OlaCopyright Act, Sufficient Effort Requirement
Oladipo Yemitan V. The Daily Times Nigeria Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Copyright in Photographs, Award of Exemplary Damages
Oleeve Nig. Ltd. & Anor. v. Dormath Trading Co. Ltd & Anor.Trademark and Design Infringement, Passing-off
Omnia Nigeria Ltd. v. Dyketrade Ltd.Section 3 of the Trademarks Act, Passing-Off
Osafile v. Paul OdiStatement of Defence: Traverse
Osemobor v. Niger Biscuits Co. Ltd and Nassars & SonsProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Padawa v. Agmada JatauGround of Appeal
Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. A.B. Chami and Company Ltd.Trademark Infringement and Likelihood of Confusion
Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. Merfaken Packaging LtdTrademark Infringement
Patkun Industries Ltd v. Niger Shoes Manufacturing Co. Ltd.Proviso to Section 3 of the Trademarks Act
Pfizer Specialties Limited v. Chyzob Pharmacy Limited & Ors.Locus Standi, Reasonable Cause of Action, Jurisdiction
Peter Obe v. Grapevine Communication Ltd.Copyright in Photographs, Copyright Infringement, Fair Dealing, Unauthorized Publication of Photographs, Section 16(4) Copyright Act
Pfizer Incorporation v. Polyking Pharmaceutical Limited and Anor.Patent Infringement
Pfizer Limited v. Tyonex Nigeria Limited & AnorPatent Infringement
Plateau Publishing Co. v. Chief Chuks AdolphyCopyright Infringement, Licensing, Sale and Succession to Copyright, Copyright in Photographs
Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.Section 9 of the Trademarks Act, Removal of Trademarks, Non-Use, Rectification of Register, Generic marks
Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.Registration of Trademarks in Nigeria
Qualitex Co. v. Jacobson Products Co. (Foreign Case)Trademark Infringement
Ranbaxy (UK) Ltd. v. AstraZeneca AB (Foreign Case)Patents, Patent Infringement
Re Sandow Trademark Infringement
Registered Trustees of Intellectual Property Lawyers Association v. The Registrar, Trademarks, Patents and Designs and Anor.Online Accreditation, Online Trademark Registration, Trademarks in Nigeria
Re Halliburton Energy Services Inc. (Foreign Case)Patents, Patentability of Computer Implemented Inventions
Rev. (Dr.) C.J.A. Uwemedimo & Anor. v. Mobil Producing Nig. UnlimitedPatents, Patent Infringement
Samuel Fadiora & Anor. v. Festus Gbadebo & Anor.Registration of Contract: National Office of Industrial Property Decree No. 70 of 1979
Seven Up Bottling Company Plc v. Mr. Aluko Olusola EmmanuelConsumer Protection, Negligence, Product Liability
Seven-Up Company v. O-So-Grape Co.Trademark Infringement
Sintak Nigeria Limited v. Nigerian Bottling CompanyDesign and Copyright Infringement
Smithkline Beecham v. Farmex Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Generic Trademarks
Smithlink Beecham & Anor v. Prex LimitedCopyright Infringement
Societe BIC S.A. v. Charzin Industries LimitedTrademark Infringement, Passing-off, Jurisdiction of Court
Societe Bic. S.A. v. O Davis Nig. LtdTrademark Infringement
Societe Des Products Nestles S.A. and Nestle Foods Nigeria Plc. v. Consolidated Food Beverages Ltd.
Trademark Infringement
State v. John OgbubunjoError by the Lower Court
Sule v. Nigerian Cotton BoardMaster and Servant Employment, Landlord and Tenant, Jurisdiction
Taofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. DurosinmiError by the Lower Court
The Republic v. Registrar of Trademarks -- In re Messrs. David Garrick & Co.Registrar to Register Trademark, Failure of Apply for Hearing
Trebor Nigeria Limited v. Associated LimitedPassing-off
Two Pesos, Inc. v. Taco Cabana, Inc. (Foreign Case)Trade dress
Ubi and Bassey Eno v. Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC)Copyright Infringement, Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Possession of Equipment for Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Section 18(1) - (3) Copyright Act 1990
UBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.Awards
UDIH v. IdemudiaBurden of Proof in Trademark Infringement Cases
Union Beverages Ltd. v. Pepsicola International Ltd. & Ors.Trademark Infringement
Uzokwe v. Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd.Design Registration
Valucard Nigeria Plc v. Registrar of Trademarks and Anor.Trademark Registration
Virgin Enterprises Ltd. v. Richday Beverages (Nig) Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Passing-off
Visafone Communications Limited v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/GTe)Determination by a Court of Appeal
Voltic Nigeria Limited v. Groupe Danone & Anor.Trademark Infringement, Passing-off
Zeneca Ltd. v. Jagal Pharma Ltd.Trademark Infringement
Case NameFocus Area
CASE NAMEFocus Area
Alban Pharmacy Ltd. v. Sterling Products International Inc.Application to Register a Trademark.
Alliance International Ltd. v. Saam Kolo International Enterprises LimitedTrademark Infringement, Design Registration, Concept and Definition of a Trademark as Distinct from a Design.
American Cyanamid Company v. Vitality Pharmaceuticals Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Priority of Registration, Continuous Use.
Anton Piller KG v. Manufacturing Process Ltd. (Foreign Case)Anton Piller Orders
Ayman Enterprises Ltd. v. Akuma Industries Ltd.Section 3 of the Trademarks Act, Passing-Off.
Beecham Group Ltd. v. Esdee Food Products Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Remedies for Trademark Infringement
Beecham Group Plc. v. General Nutrition Ltd.Registration and User of Trademarks, Long and Extensive User, Notice of Opposition, Lapse of a Trademark
Bell Sons and Co. v. Godwin Aka & Anor.Trademark Infringement, Likelihood of Deception, Application to Register a Trademark
Boardman v. Guinness (Nig.) LtdProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. International Tobacco Company Plc. (CA/IL/29/2011)Trademark Infringement
Cadbury Nigeria Plc & Ors v. Federal Republic of NigeriaImproper Service, Locus Standi, Drugs and Related Products Regulation
Chemiron Industries Ltd. v. Ranmax Laboratories Nig. Ltd. & 5 ors.Trademark Infringement and Passing off, Trademarks and Colours
Continental Pharmaceutical Ltd. (CPL) Industries Ltd v. Sterling Products Nig. Plc and SmithKline BeechamTrademark Infringement, Passing-off, Copyright in Artistic work
C. N. Ekwuogor Investment (Nig.) Ltd. V. Asco Investment Ltd.Locus Standi
Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd. v. UzokweRegistrable Designs, Section 13(1)(a) Patents and Designs Act, Burden of Proof
Donoghue v. Stevenson (Foreign Case)Product Liability, Consumer Protection
Duru v. NwosuAppeal Courts and Witnesses
Dyketrade Ltd. v. Omnia (Nig.) Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Passing-off of Unregistered Trademarks, Interlocutory Injunctions
Dyson Ltd. v. Registrar of Trademarks (Foreign Case)Trademark Registration
ECWA Productions Ltd. v. AkanduStatutory Right to Sue
Edward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji and Nigerian Bottling Company Plc.Product Liability, Consumer Protection
Elecktrotechnische Fabrik Schmidt and Co. v. Bateria Slany Narodni PodnicTrademark Registration
F.O. Ajibowo Co Ltd. v. Western Mills Ltd.Design Infringement
Falobi v. FalobiConflicting Counter Affidavits, Need for Oral Evidence to Resolve Conflict
Ferodo Ltd. and Ferodo Nigeria Ltd. v. Ibeto Industries Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Distinctiveness, Industrial Design
Ferodo Ltd. v. Unibros StoresAnton Piller Orders
Frank Reddaway Ltd. & Coy. Ltd v. George Banham & Coy (Foreign Case)Descriptive Term
Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd v. NAFDACPassing-Off, Cause of Action, Abuse of Court Process
Group Danone & Anor. v. Voltic (Nigeria) LimitedTrademark Infringement
Honda Motors Co. & Anor v. Bright Motors & 4 Ors.Gray Market Goods
Honda Place Ltd. V Globe Motors Ltd.Gray Market Goods
Ifeajuna v. IfeajunaJoinder of Issues on Pleadings
IML Air-chartering Nig. Ltd v. IML International Messengers Nig. Ltd.Passing-off
In The Matter of Trademark “DASH”
Application”
Trademark Opposition
In The Matter of Trademark “SEMPERMED”
Application
Trademark Opposition
In The Matter of Trademark “TIDE” v. “TIDI”Trademark Opposition
International Pageant Films Ltd and anor v. Nigerian Copyright Commission and ors. (FHC/ABJ/CS/591/2013)Trademark and Copyright Infringement
International Pageant Films Ltd and anor v. Nigerian Copyright Commission and ors.
(FHC/ABJ/CS/848/2011)
Trademark and Copyright Infringement
International Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. (CA/IL/54/2007)Trademark Infringement
International Tobacco Company Plc. v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. & Anor. (CA/IL/43/2012)Trademark Infringement
International Tobacco Company Plc. v. NAFDACInterpretation of NAFDAC Decree No. 15 of 1993, Food and Drug Act
Iyke Merchandise v. Pfizer Inc. & Anor.Trademark Infringement and Passing-off
Iyabi-Ayah v. AyahLocus Standi
Iyaji v. EyigebeGrounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Jatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Kraft Foods Holdings Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Co. Ltd.Trademark Registration and Removal from Trademarks Register
Liberty Records Incorporated & Another v. M.Y. OwotutuRetrospective Law
L'Oréal v Bellurey (Foreign Case)Trademark Infringement
London Lubricants (1920) Ltd’s application (Tripcastroid) - (Foreign Case)Trademark Infringement
Madumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Maersk Line Anor v. Addide Investment Limited & Anor.Trademarks and Trade Names
Magdalena Securities Ltds' applicationTrademark Infringement, Visual and Sound Comparison of Trademarks
Messrs Keregbe Kpa and Nuka Livingstone v. Nigerian Bottling CompanyProduct Liability, Damages, Negligence, Res Ipsa Loquitor, and Consumer Protection
Metropolitan Industries (Nig.) Ltd v. Industrial Application (Nig.) Ltd.Design Infringement
Nabisco Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Company Ltd.Passing-off
Nathaniel Ebelamu v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.Product Liability, Consumer Protection
Ndiwe v. OkochaGrounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Niger Chemists v. Nigeria ChemistsTrademark Infringement, Likelihood of Confusion.
Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. Pabod Breweries Ltd. & Anor.Trademark Infringement
Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. David AuduProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company v. Constance Obi NgonadiProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company v. Demola OlarewajuProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company Plc. v. Edward Okwejiminor v. G. GbakejiProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Nigerian Bottling Company v. Edwin EzeifoProduct Liability, Damages, Negligence, Res Ipsa Loquitor, Product Liability and Consumer Protection
Oduntan v. General Oil Ltd.Injunctions
Oguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)General Denial
Ojukwu v. Louisa Chinyere OjukwuRight to Institute Proceedings
Okenwa v. Military Government of Imo StateLocus Standi
Okike v. L.P.D.C (Court of Appeal)Unchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Okike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)Unchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Okonkwo v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.Product Liability, Consumer Protection
Oladele v. AromolaranDuty of an Appellate Court
Oleeve Nig. Ltd. & Anor. v. Dormath Trading Co. Ltd & Anor.Trademark and Design Infringement, Passing-off
Omnia Nigeria Ltd. v. Dyketrade Ltd.Section 3 of the Trademarks Act, Passing-Off
Osafile v. Paul OdiStatement of Defence: Traverse
Osemobor v. Niger Biscuits Co. Ltd and Nassars & SonsProduct Liability, Consumer Protection
Padawa v. Agmada JatauGround of Appeal
Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. A.B. Chami and Company Ltd.Trademark Infringement and Likelihood of Confusion
Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. Merfaken Packaging LtdTrademark Infringement
Patkun Industries Ltd v. Niger Shoes Manufacturing Co. Ltd.Proviso to Section 3 of the Trademarks Act
Pfizer Specialties Limited v. Chyzob Pharmacy Limited & Ors.Locus Standi, Reasonable Cause of Action, Jurisdiction
Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.Section 9 of the Trademarks Act, Removal of Trademarks, Non-Use, Rectification of Register, Generic marks
Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.Registration of Trademarks in Nigeria
Qualitex Co. v. Jacobson Products Co. (Foreign Case)Trademark Infringement
Re Sandow (Foreign Case)Trademark Infringement
Registered Trustees of Intellectual Property Lawyers Association v. The Registrar, Trademarks, Patents and Designs and Anor.Online Accreditation, Online Trademark Registration, Trademarks in Nigeria
Samuel Fadiora & Anor. v. Festus Gbadebo & Anor.Registration of Contract: National Office of Industrial Property Decree No. 70 of 1979
Seven Up Bottling Company Plc v. Mr. Aluko Olusola EmmanuelConsumer Protection, Negligence, Product Liability
Seven-Up Company v. O-So-Grape Co. (Foreign Case)Trademark Infringement
Sintak Nigeria Limited v. Nigerian Bottling CompanyDesign and Copyright Infringement
Smithkline Beecham v. Farmex Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Generic Trademarks
Societe BIC S.A. v. Charzin Industries LimitedTrademark Infringement, Passing-off, Jurisdiction of Court
Societe Bic. S.A. v. O Davis Nig. LtdTrademark Infringement
Societe Des Products Nestles S.A. and Nestle Foods Nigeria Plc. v. Consolidated Food Beverages Ltd.
Trademark Infringement
State v. John OgbubunjoError by the Lower Court
Sule v. Nigerian Cotton BoardMaster and Servant Employment, Landlord and Tenant, Jurisdiction
Taofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. DurosinmiError by the Lower Court
The Republic v. Registrar of Trademarks -- In re Messrs. David Garrick & Co.Refusal by the Registrar to Register Trademark, Failure of Apply for Hearing
Trebor Nigeria Limited v. Associated LimitedPassing-off
Two Pesos, Inc. v. Taco Cabana, Inc. (Foreign Case)Trade dress
UBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.Awards
UDIH v. IdemudiaBurden of Proof in Trademark Infringement Cases
Union Beverages Ltd. v. Pepsicola International Ltd. & Ors.Trademark Infringement
Uzokwe v. Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd.Design Registration
Valucard Nigeria Plc v. Registrar of Trademarks and Anor.Trademark Registration
Virgin Enterprises Ltd. v. Richday Beverages (Nig) Ltd.Trademark Infringement, Passing-off
Visafone Communications Limited v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/GTe)Determination by a Court of Appeal
Voltic Nigeria Limited v. Groupe Danone & Anor.Trademark Infringement, Passing-off
Zeneca Ltd. v. Jagal Pharma Ltd.Trademark Infringement
Case NameFocus Area
Case NameFocus Area
Christiana Etaluku v. Nigerian Bottling CompanyCopyright Infringement
Compact Disc Technologies Ltd. v. Musical Copyright Society NigeriaCollecting Societies in Nigeria, Locus Standi, Effect of Section 9, 10, 15(1), 17, 39 of the Copyright Act 2004
Feist Publications Inc. v. Rural Telephone Services Inc. (Foreign Case)Copyright Infringement, Copyright Protection, Telephone Directory White Pages
Ifeajuna v. IfeajunaJoinder of Issues on Pleadings
Iyabi-Ayah v. AyahLocus Standi
Iyaji v. EyigebeGrounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Jatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Joseph Ikhuoria v. Campaign Services Ltd.Copyright in Photographs, Copyright in a Photographic material, News Paper Publication, Reproduction of Photographs in Newspapers
Liberty Records Incorporated & Another v. M.Y. OwotutuRetrospective Law, Copyright Act of 1988
Larry Izamoje & Ors v. Hensen Trust Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Illegal Telecast, Advert Placements, Damages for Loss of Income
Madumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Masterpiece Investment Ltd. v. Worldwide Business & Ors.Copyright Ownership and Infringement, Magazine Publication, Special and Exemplary Damages
Microsoft Corporation v. Franike Associates Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Software Programs and Products, Illegal Distribution of Software and Programs
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records FHC/L/CS/216/96Collecting Societies, Locus Standi, Copyright Act 1988, Section 30 and 32(b) Copyright Amendment Act
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin RecordsCollecting Societies, Locus Standi, Copyright Act 1988, Section 30 and 32(b) Copyright Amendment Act
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Compact Disc Technologies Ltd.Collecting Societies, Copyright Infringement
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors. (FHC/L/CS/35/2008)Collecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright Commission (FHC/L/CS/478/2008)Section 17 and 39 Copyright Act 2004
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright CommissionCollecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors. (FHC/L/CS/1163/12)Collecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Guinness Nigeria Plc.Copyright
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Details Nigeria LimitedSection 32(b) Nigerian Copyright Act, Collecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. D.P. Lekki Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Collecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Nigeria HotelsRegistration with National Office of Industrial Property, Collecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd. v. Vee Network Ltd.Copyright Infringement
Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd./GteCollecting Societies
Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria v. Peak Restaurant and Night Clubs LimitedCopyright Infringement,
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Bolanle AdemakinwaCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Paragone Nig. Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Software Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chibueze ObiCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. CVL Technologies Ltd.Sound Recording and Cinematography Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okoro David BernardCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Abel OgbonnyaCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Isaac ObumsCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stanley NwankwoCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated DVDss/VCDs/CD
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Nwoye Christopher EkeneCopyright Infringement, Possession of Pirated DVDs/VCDs/CD
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Joseph DaomiCopyright Infringement, Broadcast Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Sunday AyodeleCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematography Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Teomy Systems Nig. LtdCopyright Infringement, Software Infringement
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonah UgwuCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwanozie ValentineCopyright Infringement, Sale of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Rapheal M. OlisaCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Famous HenryCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nworie AnayoCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Films and Sound Recording
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ebenezer OgundeleCopyright Infringement, Software Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Dominion KaluCopyright Infringement, Possession of Infringing Musical and Cinematograph Films
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Obasi GodwinCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Optical Discs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Genuss Investment Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Software Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stephen IgweCopyright Infringement, Sale of Pirated Sound Recordings and VCDs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chukwu Arisi & AnorCopyright Infringement, Sale of Pirated Sound Recordings and VCDs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ogo AbelCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okereke UchennaCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ndidi AgwuCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Anoke CelestineCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Cinematograph Films Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Michael OrakweCopyright Infringement, Sound Recording and Musical Works
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Oba OkechukwuCopyright Infringement, Sale of Cinematograph Films and Sound Recording Works
Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Chibueze AkamuCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Godwin KadiriCopyright Infringement, Infringement of Broadcast Rights
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Taiwo AdenijiCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Eze IgweCopyright Infringement, Sale and Possession of Pirated Optical Discs
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Aminat OnifadeCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwoke IsrealCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ifeanyichukwu NwekeCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Awuru Chukwuma AbelCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonas OzoCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emmanuel OguduCopyright Infringement, Literary Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwali SundayCopyright Infringement, Book Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emordi Henry ChukwumaCopyright Infringement, Broadcast Piracy
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ubi Bassey Eno & Ors Copyright Infringement, Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Possession of Equipment for Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Section 18(1) - (3) Copyright Act 1990
Oguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)General Denial
Ojukwu v. Louisa Chinyere OjukwuRight to Institute Proceedings
Okenwa v. Military Government of Imo StateLocus Standi
Okike v. L.P.D.C. (Court of Appeal)Unchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Okike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)Unchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Oladele v. AromolaranDuty of an Appellate Court
Offrey v. Chief S. O. OlaCopyright Act, Sufficient Effort Requirement
Oladipo Yemitan V. The Daily Times Nigeria Ltd.Copyright Infringement, Copyright in Photographs, Award of Exemplary Damages
Osafile v. Paul OdiStatement of Defence: Traverse
Padawa v. Agmada JatauGround of Appeal
Peter Obe v. Grapevine Communication Ltd.Copyright in Photographs, Copyright Infringement, Fair Dealing, Unauthorized Publication of Photographs, Section 16(4) Copyright Act
Plateau Publishing Co. v. Chief Chuks AdolphyCopyright Infringement, Licensing, Sale and Succession to Copyright, Copyright in Photographs
Sintak Nigeria Limited v. Nigerian Bottling CompanyDesign and Copyright Infringement
Smithlink Beecham & Anor v. Prex LimitedCopyright Infringement
State v. John OgbubunjoError by Lower Court
Taofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. DurosinmiError by Lower Court
Ubi and Bassey Eno v. Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC)Copyright Infringement, Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Possession of Equipment for Illegal Re-broadcasting and Transmission, Section 18(1) - (3) Copyright Act 1990
UBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.Awards
Case NameFocus Area
Case NameFocus Area
Arewa Textiles Plc v. Finetex Ltd.Patent Infringement, Jurisdiction of Court
Bedding Holdings Ltd. v. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) & Ors.Patent Infringement
Beijing Cotec New Technology Corp. & Anor v. Greenlife Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd.Patent Infringement
Ifeajuna v. IfeajunaJoinder of Issues on Pleadings
Iyabi-Ayah v. AyahLocus Standi
Iyaji v. EyigebeGrounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Jatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Madumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.Grounds of Appeal and Issues for Determination
Medimmune Ltd. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd & Anor. (Foreign Case)Patent Infringement
Oguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)General Denial
Ojukwu v. Louisa Chinyere OjukwuRight to Institute Proceedings
Okenwa v. Military Government of Imo StateLocus Standi
Okike v. L.P.D.C. (Court of Appeal)Unchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Okike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)Unchallenged or Uncontroverted Evidence
Oladele v. AromolaranDuty of an Appellate Court
Padawa v. Agmada JatauGround of Appeal
Pfizer Incorporation v. Polyking Pharmaceutical Limited and Anor.Patent Infringement
Pfizer Limited v. Tyonex Nigeria Limited & AnorPatent Infringement
Ranbaxy (UK) Ltd. v. AstraZeneca AB (Foreign Case)Patent Infringement
State v. John OgbubunjoError by Lower Court
Taofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. DurosinmiError by Lower Court
UBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.Awards
COURTCase Name
COURTCASE NAME
Court of AppealAlliance International Ltd. v. Saam Kolo International Enterprises Limited
Court of Appeal Arewa textiles Plc v. Finetex Ltd.
Court of AppealBeecham v. Essdee Food Products Ltd.
Court of AppealBritish American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. International Tobacco Company Plc.
Court of AppealCadbury Nigeria Plc & Ors v. Federal Republic of Nigeria
Court of AppealCompact Disc Technologies Ltd. v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria
Court of AppealC. N. Ekwuogor Investment (Nig.) Ltd. V. Asco Investment Ltd.
Court of AppealDensy Industries (Nig) Ltd. v. Uzokwe
Court of Appeal Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd v. NAFDAC
Court of AppealIfeajuna v. Ifeajuna
Court of AppealInternational Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd.
Court of AppealInternational Tobacco Company Plc. v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. & Anor.
Court of AppealInternational Tobacco Company Plc. v. NAFDAC
Court of AppealIyabi-Ayah v. Ayah
Court of AppealKraft Foods Holdings Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Co. Ltd.
Court of AppealLarry Izamoje & Ors v. Hensen Trust Ltd.
Court of AppealMicrosoft Corporation v. Franike Associates Ltd.
Court of AppealMobil Producing (NIG) Unlimited v. Rev. (Dr.). C.J.A. Uwemedimo and Comandclem Nigeria Ltd.
Court of AppealMusical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records
Court of AppealNigerian Breweries Plc. v. Pabod Breweries Ltd. & Anor.
Court of AppealNigerian Breweries Plc. v. David Audu
Court of AppealNigerian Bottling Company v. Demola Olarewaju
Court of AppealNigerian Bottling Company Plc. v. Edward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji
Court of AppealNigerian Copyright Commission v. Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd./Gte
Court of AppealOkike v. L.P.D.C (Court of Appeal)
Court of AppealOleeve Nig. Ltd. & Anor. v. Dormath Trading Co. Ltd & Anor.
Court of AppealPadawa v. Agmada Jatau
Court of AppealProcter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.
Court of AppealRev. (Dr.) C.J.A. Uwemedimo & Anor. v. Mobil Producing Nig. Unlimited
Court of AppealSmithkline Beecham v. Farmex Ltd.
Court of Appeal Smithlink Beecham & Anor v. Prex Limited
Court of AppealUbi and Bassey Eno v. Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC)
Court of AppealValucard Nigeria Plc v. Registrar of Trademarks and Anor.
Court of AppealVirgin Enterprises Ltd. v. Richday Beverages (Nig) Ltd.
Court of AppealVisafone Communications Limited v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/GTe)
Court of AppealVoltic Nigeria Limited v. Groupe Danone & Anor.
Court of AppealZeneca Ltd. v. Jagal Pharma Ltd.
Federal High CourtBeijing Cotec New Technology Corp. & Anor v. Greenlife Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd.
Federal High CourtChemiron Industries Ltd. v. Ranmax Laboratories Nig. Ltd. & 5 ors.
Federal High CourtCommandclem Nig. Ltd v. Mobil Producing Nig. Unlimited
Federal High CourtContinental Pharmaceutical Ltd. (CPL) Industries Ltd v. Sterling Products Nig. Plc and SmithKline Beecham
Federal High Court ECWA Productions Ltd. v. Akandu
Federal High CourtJoseph Ikhuoria v. Campaign Services Ltd.
Federal High CourtLiberty Records Incorporated & Another v. M.Y. Owotutu
Federal High CourtMasterpiece Investment Ltd. v. Worldwide Business & Ors.
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Compact Disc Technologies Ltd.
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright Commission
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright Commission
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd. v. Vee Network Ltd.
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Guinness Nigeria Plc.
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Nigeria Hotels
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Details Nigeria Limited
Federal High CourtMusical Copyright Society Nigeria v. D.P. Lekki Ltd.
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Bolanle Ademakinwa
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Paragone Nig. Ltd.
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chibueze Obi
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. CVL Technologies Ltd.
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okoro David Bernard
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Abel Ogbonnya
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Isaac v. Obums
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stanley Nwankwo
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Nwoye Christopher Ekene
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Joseph Daomi
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Sunday Ayodele
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Teomy Systems Nig. Ltd
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonah Ugwu
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwanozie Valentine
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Rapheal M. Olisa
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Famous Henry
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nworie Anayo
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ebenezer Ogundele
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Dominion Kalu
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Obasi Godwin
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Genuss Investment Ltd.
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stephen Igwe
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chukwu Arisi & Anor
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ogo Abel
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okereke Uchenna
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ndidi Agwu
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Anoke Celestine
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Oba Okechukwu
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Godwin Kadiri
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Taiwo Adeniji
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Eze Igwe
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Aminat Onifade
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwoke Isreal
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ifeanyichukwu Nweke
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Awuru Chukwuma Abel
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonas Ozo
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emmanuel Ogudu
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwali Sunday
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emordi Henry Chukwuma
Federal High CourtNigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ubi Bassey Eno & Ors
Federal High CourtOladipo Yemitan V. The Daily Times Nigeria Ltd.
Federal High CourtPeter Obe v. Grapevine Communication Ltd.
Federal High CourtPfizer Incorporation v. Polyking Pharmaceutical Limited and Anor.
Federal High CourtPfizer Limited v. Tyonex Nigeria Limited and Ebamic Pharmacy Limited
Federal High CourtProcter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.
Federal High Court Registered Trustees of Intellectual Property Lawyers Association v. The Registrar, Trademarks, Patents and Designs and Anor.
Federal High CourtSociete BIC S.A. v. Charzin Industries Limited
Federal High CourtSociete Des Products Nestles S.A. and Nestle Foods Nigeria Plc. v. Consolidated Food Beverages Ltd.
Foreign CaseAnton Piller KG v. Manufacturing Process Ltd. (Foreign Case)
Foreign Case Diamond, Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks v. Chakrabarty
Foreign CaseDiamond v. Diehr
Foreign Case Donoghue v. Stevenson (Foreign Case)
Foreign CaseDestra Software Ltd v. Comada (UK) LLP & Ors. (Foreign Case)
Foreign CaseDupont Nutrition Biosciences ApS v. Novozymes A/S (Foreign Case)
Foreign CaseDyson Ltd. v. Registrar of Trademarks (Foreign Case)
Foreign CaseFeist Publications Inc. v. Rural Telephone Services Inc.
Foreign CaseFerodo Ltd. v. Unibros Stores
Foreign CaseFrank Reddaway Ltd. & Coy. Ltd v. George Banham & Coy
Foreign CaseIML Air-chartering Nig. Ltd v. IML International Messengers Nig. Ltd.
Foreign Case L'Oréal v Bellurey (Foreign Case)
Foreign CaseLondon Lubricants (1920) Ltd’s application (Tripcastroid)
Foreign CaseMagdalena Securities Ltds' application
Foreign CaseMedimmune Ltd. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd & Anor. (Foreign Case)
Foreign CaseQualitex Co. v. Jacobson Products Co.
Foreign CaseRanbaxy (UK) Ltd. v. AstraZeneca AB (Foreign Case)
Foreign Case Re Sandow
Foreign CaseRe Halliburton Energy Services Inc. (Foreign Case)
Foreign CaseSeven-Up Company v. O-So-Grape Co.
Foreign CaseTwo Pesos, Inc. v. Taco Cabana, Inc.
High CourtOffrey v. Chief S. O. Ola
Supreme Court of NigeriaAlban Pharmacy Ltd. v. Sterling Products International Inc.
Supreme Court of Nigeria American Cyanamid Company v. Vitality Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaAyman Enterprises Ltd. v. Akuma Industries Ltd.
Supreme Court of Nigeria Bell Sons and Co. v. Godwin Aka & Anor.
Supreme Court of NigeriaDuru v. Nwosu
Supreme Court of Nigeria Dyketrade Ltd. v. Omnia (Nig.) Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaEdward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji and Nigerian Bottling Company Plc.
Supreme Court of Nigeria Elecktrotechnische Fabrik Schmidt and Co. v. Bateria Slany Narodni Podnic
Supreme Court of Nigeria F.O. Ajibowo Co Ltd. v. Western Mills Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaFalobi v. Falobi
Supreme Court of NigeriaFerodo Ltd. and Ferodo Nigeria Ltd. v. Ibeto Industries Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaGroup Danone & Anor. v. Voltic (Nigeria) Limited
Supreme Court of NigeriaIyke Merchandise v. Pfizer Inc. & Anor.
Supreme Court of NigeriaIyaji v. Eyigebe
Supreme Court of NigeriaJatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.
Supreme Court of NigeriaMadumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.
Supreme Court of NigeriaMaersk Line Anor v. Addide Investment Limited & Anor.
Supreme Court of NigeriaMetropolitan Industries (Nig.) Ltd v. Industrial Application (Nig.) Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaNabisco Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Company Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaNdiwe v. Okocha
Supreme Court of NigeriaNiger Chemists v. Nigeria Chemists
Supreme Court of NigeriaNigerian Bottling Company v. Constance Obi Ngonadi
Supreme Court of NigeriaOduntan v. General Oil Ltd.
Supreme CourtOkike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)
Supreme Court of NigeriaOguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)
Supreme Court of NigeriaOjukwu v. Louisa Chinyere Ojukwu
Supreme Court of NigeriaOkenwa v. Military Government of Imo State
Supreme Court of NigeriaOladele v. Aromolaran
Supreme Court of NigeriaOmnia Nigeria Ltd. v. Dyketrade Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaOsafile v. Paul Odi
Supreme Court of NigeriaPaterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. A.B. Chami and Company Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaPatkun Industries Ltd v. Niger Shoes Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
Supreme Court of Nigeria Samuel Fadiora & Anor. v. Festus Gbadebo & Anor.
Supreme Court of NigeriaState v. John Ogbubunjo
Supreme Court of NigeriaSule v. Nigerian Cotton Board
Supreme Court of NigeriaTaofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. Durosinmi
Supreme Court of NigeriaUBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.
Supreme Court of NigeriaUDIH v. Idemudia
Supreme Court of NigeriaUnion Beverages Ltd. v. Pepsicola International Ltd. & Ors.
Supreme Court of NigeriaUzokwe v. Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd.
Trademark RegistryIn The Matter of Trademark “DASH”
Application”
Trademark RegistryIn The Matter of Trademark “SEMPERMED”
Application
Trademark RegistryIn The Matter of Trademark “TIDE” v. “TIDI”
-Boardman v. Guinness (Nig.) Ltd
-Osemobor v. Niger Biscuits Co. Ltd and Nassars & Sons
-Nathaniel Ebelamu v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd
High CourtTrebor Nigeria Limited v. Associated Limited
-Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. Merfaken Packaging Ltd
-Okonkwo v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.
Suit No.Case Name
Suit No.CASE NAME
SC. 459/1966Alban Pharmacy Ltd. v. Sterling Products International Inc.
SC. 399/75 Samuel Fadiora & Anor. v. Festus Gbadebo & Anor.
SC. 314/68Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. A.B. Chami and Company Ltd.
SC. 302/75 F.O. Ajibowo Co Ltd. v. Western Mills Ltd.
SC. 290/1990Madumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.
SC. 284/2002Ojukwu v. Louisa Chinyere Ojukwu
SC. 284/1991Oladele v. Aromolaran
SC. 257/1990Nabisco Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Company Ltd.
SC. 248/2000Maersk Line Anor v. Addide Investment Limited & Anor.
S.C. 58/2004Okike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)
SC. 241/69 Elecktrotechnische Fabrik Schmidt and Co. v. Bateria Slany Narodni Podnic
SC. 232/1984Iyaji v. Eyigebe
SC. 223/2002Group Danone & Anor. v. Voltic (Nigeria) Limited
SC. 195/1991UDIH v. Idemudia
SC. 176/2003Omnia Nigeria Ltd. v. Dyketrade Ltd.
SC. 171/1993UBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.
SC. 156/1990Okenwa v. Military Government of Imo State
SC. 151/1996Taofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. Durosinmi
SC. 149/1987Osafile v. Paul Odi
SC. 134/1999Uzokwe v. Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd.
SC. 113/1984Sule v. Nigerian Cotton Board
SC. 112/1972Metropolitan Industries (Nig.) Ltd v. Industrial Application (Nig.) Ltd.
SC. 112/75Falobi v. Falobi
SC. 103/1984Nigerian Bottling Company v. Constance Obi Ngonadi
SC. 95/1999Ferodo Ltd. and Ferodo Nigeria Ltd. v. Ibeto Industries Ltd.
SC. 81/1990Union Beverages Ltd. v. Pepsicola International Ltd. & Ors.
SC. 73/1992Oduntan v. General Oil Ltd.
SC. 69/1986Oguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)
SC. 67/2002Edward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji and Nigerian Bottling Company Plc.
SC. 57/1995 Dyketrade Ltd. v. Omnia (Nig.) Ltd.
SC. 29/1996Iyke Merchandise v. Pfizer Inc. & Anor.
SC. 8/1990Ndiwe v. Okocha
SC.189/1987Patkun Industries Ltd v. Niger Shoes Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
SC.150/1987Duru v. Nwosu
SC.149/1998Jatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.
SC.134/1968 Bell Sons and Co. v. Godwin Aka & Anor.
SC.116/1999Ayman Enterprises Ltd. v. Akuma Industries Ltd.
SC.43/1999State v. John Ogbubunjo
SC.12/1989 American Cyanamid Company v. Vitality Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
No. 93-1577Qualitex Co. v. Jacobson Products Co. (Foreign Case)
No. 91–971Two Pesos, Inc. v. Taco Cabana, Inc. (Foreign Case)
No. 79-1112Diamond v. Diehr (Foreign Case)
No. 79-136 Diamond, Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks v. Chakrabarty (Foreign Case)
NCLR 109Boardman v. Guinness (Nig.) Ltd
HOS/23/68 Offrey v. Chief S. O. Ola
HC 10 C 02358Dupont Nutrition Biosciences ApS v. Novozymes A/S (Foreign Case)
FRC/L/9/79IML Air-chartering Nig. Ltd v. IML International Messengers Nig. Ltd.
FHC/L/1A/90Beecham Group Plc. v. General Nutrition Ltd.
FHC/L/718/03 Beijing Cotec New Technology Corp. & Anor v. Greenlife Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd.
FHC/L/CS/1258/96Chemiron Industries Ltd. v. Ranmax Laboratories Nig. Ltd. & 5 ors.
FHC/UY/CS/47/2003 Commandclem Nig. Ltd v. Mobil Producing Nig. Unlimited
FHC/L/CS/460/95Continental Pharmaceutical Ltd. (CPL) Industries Ltd v. Sterling Products Nig. Plc and SmithKline Beecham
FHC/L/CS/713/2007Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Compact Disc Technologies Ltd.
FHC/PH/1985 ECWA Productions Ltd. v. Akandu
FHC/L/116/86Liberty Records Incorporated & Another v. M.Y. Owotutu
FHC/L/CS/216/96Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records
FHC/L/CS/904/2005Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Guinness Nigeria Plc.
FHC/L/CS/707/05Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd. v. Vee Network Ltd.
FHC/IKJ/CS/19/2012Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright Commission
FHC/L/CS/434/95Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Details Nigeria Limited
FHC/L/CS/478/2008Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright Commission
FHC/L/CS/1163/2012Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.
FHC/OS/5C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Bolanle Ademakinwa
FHC/MKD/CR/50/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Nwoye Christopher Ekene
FHC/MKD/CR/38/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Joseph Daomi
FHC/LF/CR/6/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Rapheal M. Olisa
FHC/LF/CR/5/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Famous Henry
FHC/LF/CR/4/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwanozie Valentine
FHC/LF/CR/3/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonah Ugwu
FHC/L/459C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ebenezer Ogundele
FHC/L/460C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Genuss Investment Ltd.
FHC/L/369C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chibueze Obi
FHC/L/368C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Teomy Systems Nig. Ltd
FHC/L/367C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Paragone Nig. Ltd.
FHC/L/268C/2009Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. CVL Technologies Ltd.
FHC/L/181C/13Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emmanuel Ogudu
FHC/L/159C/13Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwoke Isreal
FHC/L/158C/13Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ifeanyichukwu Nweke
FHC/L/153C/13Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwali Sunday
FHC/L/152C/13Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonas Ozo
FHC/KD/8C/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Sunday Ayodele
FHC/L/151C/13Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Awuru Chukwuma Abel
FHC/IB/70C/10Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Taiwo Adeniji
FHC/IB/71C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Aminat Onifade
FHC/CA/31C/2003Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ubi Bassey Eno & Ors
FHC/B/101C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Abel Ogbonnya
FHC/B/99C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okoro David Bernard
FHC/B/61C/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ndidi Agwu
FHC/B/102C/11Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Isaac v. Obums
FHC/B/60C/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ogo Abel
FHC/ABJ/CR/90Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emordi Henry Chukwuma
FHC/ABJ/CR/93/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Eze Igwe
FHC/B/59C/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Anoke Celestine
FHC/B/58C/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okereke Uchenna
FHC/B/43C/10Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Godwin Kadiri
FHC/B/26C/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stephen Igwe
FHC/B/23C/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chukwu Arisi & Anor
FHC/L/CS/35/2008Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.
FHC/L/168/90 Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. D.P. Lekki Ltd.
FHC/L/120/91Masterpiece Investment Ltd. v. Worldwide Business & Ors.
FHC/L/43/89Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Nigeria Hotels
FHC/ABJ/CR/56/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Oba Okechukwu
FHC/ABJ/CR/16/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Obasi Godwin
FHC/ABJ/CR/14/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stanley Nwankwo
FHC/ABJ/CR/12/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Dominion Kalu
FHC/AB/CR/10/12Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nworie Anayo
FHC/L/1/1980Oladipo Yemitan V. The Daily Times Nigeria Ltd.
FHC/L/CS/1247/97Peter Obe v. Grapevine Communication Ltd.
FHC/L/CS/178/92Pfizer Incorporation v. Polyking Pharmaceutical Limited and Anor.
FHC/L/CS/777/98Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.
FHC/ABJ/CS/579/12 Registered Trustees of Intellectual Property Lawyers Association v. The Registrar, Trademarks, Patents and Designs and Anor.
FHC/L/CS/1182/95Societe BIC S.A. v. Charzin Industries Limited
FHC/LCS/1344/95Societe Des Products Nestles S.A. and Nestle Foods Nigeria Plc. v. Consolidated Food Beverages Ltd.
F.S.R. 489Ferodo Ltd. v. Unibros Stores
F.H.C.R. 308Joseph Ikhuoria v. Campaign Services Ltd.
EWHC 2508Re Halliburton Energy Services Inc. (Foreign Case)
EWHC 1831Ranbaxy (UK) Ltd. v. AstraZeneca AB (Foreign Case)
EWHC 1669 Medimmune Ltd. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd & Anor. (Foreign Case)
EWCA Civ 535 L'Oréal v Bellurey (Foreign Case)
EWCA Civ 12Anton Piller KG v. Manufacturing Process Ltd. (Foreign Case)
CC11P04010Destra Software Ltd v. Comada (UK) LLP & Ors. (Foreign Case)
Case C-321/03Dyson Ltd. v. Registrar of Trademarks (Foreign Case)
CA/PH/561/2008Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. Pabod Breweries Ltd. & Anor.
CA/PH/53/92Iyabi-Ayah v. Ayah
CA/L/925/2011Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd./Gte
CA/L/787/2008Compact Disc Technologies Ltd. v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria
CA/L/601/2007Larry Izamoje & Ors v. Hensen Trust Ltd.
CA/L/589/2006C. N. Ekwuogor Investment (Nig.) Ltd. V. Asco Investment Ltd.
CA/L/573/2008Microsoft Corporation v. Franike Associates Ltd.
CA/L/550/05Virgin Enterprises Ltd. v. Richday Beverages (Nig) Ltd.
CA/L/506/06Kraft Foods Holdings Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Co. Ltd.
CA/L/498/97Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records
CA/L/494/09Visafone Communications Limited v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/GTe)
CA/L/378/03Smithkline Beecham v. Farmex Ltd.
CA/L/376/03International Tobacco Company Plc. v. NAFDAC
CA/L/369/2008Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.
CA/L/362/2003Zeneca Ltd. v. Jagal Pharma Ltd.
CA/L/351/2002Cadbury Nigeria Plc & Ors v. Federal Republic of Nigeria
CA/L/261M/2002Voltic Nigeria Limited v. Groupe Danone & Anor.
CA/L/217/2005 Smithlink Beecham & Anor v. Prex Limited
CA/L/147/2003Alliance International Ltd. v. Saam Kolo International Enterprises Limited
CA/L/12/84Beecham v. Essdee Food Products Ltd.
CA/K/309/04Okike v. L.P.D.C (Court of Appeal)
CA/K/194/2000 Arewa textiles Plc v. Finetex Ltd.
CA/J/66/98Padawa v. Agmada Jatau
CA/IL/54/2007International Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd.
CA/IL/43/2012International Tobacco Company Plc. v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. & Anor.
CA/IL/43/2004Nigerian Bottling Company v. Demola Olarewaju
CA/IL/29/2011British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. International Tobacco Company Plc.
CA/IL/13/2007 Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd v. NAFDAC
CA/E/236/2006Oleeve Nig. Ltd. & Anor. v. Dormath Trading Co. Ltd & Anor.
CA/E/225M/94Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd. v. Uzokwe
CA/E/181/97Ifeajuna v. Ifeajuna
CA/C/46/2007Ubi and Bassey Eno v. Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC)
CA/C/15/2009Rev. (Dr.) C.J.A. Uwemedimo & Anor. v. Mobil Producing Nig. Unlimited
CA/C/6/2003Mobil Producing (NIG) Unlimited v. Rev. (Dr.). C.J.A. Uwemedimo and Comandclem Nigeria Ltd.
CA/B/160/95Nigerian Bottling Company Plc. v. Edward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji
CA/A/235/05Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. David Audu
CA/A/17/2011Valucard Nigeria Plc v. Registrar of Trademarks and Anor.
FHC/L/CS1182/95Nathaniel Ebelamu v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd
-Okonkwo v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.
-Osemobor v. Niger Biscuits Co. Ltd and Nassars & Sons
-Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. Merfaken Packaging Ltd
-Pfizer Limited v. Tyonex Nigeria Limited & Anor
K/127/71Trebor Nigeria Limited v. Associated Limited
499 U.S. 340Feist Publications Inc. v. Rural Telephone Services Inc. (Foreign Case)
283 F.2d 103Seven-Up Company v. O-So-Grape Co. (Foreign Case)
48 R.P.C. 477Magdalena Securities Ltds' application (Foreign Case)
42 RPC 264London Lubricants (1920) Ltd’s application (Tripcastroid) (Foreign Case)
31 RPC 196 Re Sandow (Foreign Case)
13 R.P.C. 218Frank Reddaway Ltd. & Coy. Ltd v. George Banham & Coy (Foreign Case)
UKHL 100 Donoghue v. Stevenson (Foreign Case)
4 NIPJD [S.C. 1961]Niger Chemists v. Nigeria Chemists
TM OppositionIn The Matter of Trademark “DASH”
Application”
TM OppositionIn The Matter of Trademark “TIDE” v. “TIDI”
TM OppositionIn The Matter of Trademark “SEMPERMED”
Application
YEARCASE NAME
YEARCASE NAME
(2013)Destra Software Ltd v. Comada (UK) LLP & Ors. (Foreign Case)
(2013)Dupont Nutrition Biosciences ApS v. Novozymes A/S (Foreign Case)
(2013)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright Commission
(2013)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Taiwo Adeniji
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Eze Igwe
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Aminat Onifade
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwoke Isreal
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ifeanyichukwu Nweke
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Awuru Chukwuma Abel
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonas Ozo
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emmanuel Ogudu
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwali Sunday
(2013)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emordi Henry Chukwuma
(2013) Registered Trustees of Intellectual Property Lawyers Association v. The Registrar, Trademarks, Patents and Designs and Anor.
(2013)International Tobacco Company Plc. v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. & Anor.
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. CVL Technologies Ltd.
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okoro David Bernard
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Abel Ogbonnya
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Isaac v. Obums
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stanley Nwankwo
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Nwoye Christopher Ekene
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Joseph Daomi
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Sunday Ayodele
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Teomy Systems Nig. Ltd
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonah Ugwu
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwanozie Valentine
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Rapheal M. Olisa
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Famous Henry
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nworie Anayo
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ebenezer Ogundele
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Dominion Kalu
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Obasi Godwin
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Genuss Investment Ltd.
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stephen Igwe
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chukwu Arisi & Anor
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ogo Abel
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okereke Uchenna
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ndidi Agwu
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Anoke Celestine
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Oba Okechukwu
(2012)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Godwin Kadiri
(2012)British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. International Tobacco Company Plc.
(2012)Larry Izamoje & Ors v. Hensen Trust Ltd.
(2012)Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.
(2012) Smithlink Beecham & Anor v. Prex Limited
(2011)Medimmune Ltd. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd & Anor. (Foreign Case
(2011)Ranbaxy (UK) Ltd. v. AstraZeneca AB (Foreign Case)
(2011)Re Halliburton Energy Services Inc. (Foreign Case)
(2011)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria & Ors. v. Nigerian Copyright Commission & Ors.
(2011)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Bolanle Ademakinwa
(2011)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Paragone Nig. Ltd.
(2011)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chibueze Obi
(2011)C. N. Ekwuogor Investment (Nig.) Ltd. V. Asco Investment Ltd.
(2011) Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd v. NAFDAC
(2011)Microsoft Corporation v. Franike Associates Ltd.
(2011)Valucard Nigeria Plc v. Registrar of Trademarks and Anor.
(2011)Visafone Communications Limited v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/GTe)
(2010) L'Oréal v Bellurey (Foreign Case)
(2010)Alliance International Ltd. v. Saam Kolo International Enterprises Limited
(2010)Compact Disc Technologies Ltd. v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria
(2010)Kraft Foods Holdings Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Co. Ltd.
(2010)Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. Pabod Breweries Ltd. & Anor.
(2009)In The Matter of Trademark “SEMPERMED”
Application
(2009)Commandclem Nig. Ltd v. Mobil Producing Nig. Unlimited
(2009)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright Commission
(2009)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd. v. Vee Network Ltd.
(2009)Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. David Audu
(2009)Oleeve Nig. Ltd. & Anor. v. Dormath Trading Co. Ltd & Anor.
(2009)Rev. (Dr.) C.J.A. Uwemedimo & Anor. v. Mobil Producing Nig. Unlimited
(2009)Smithkline Beecham v. Farmex Ltd.
(2009)Ubi and Bassey Eno v. Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC)
(2009)Virgin Enterprises Ltd. v. Richday Beverages (Nig) Ltd.
(2008)In The Matter of Trademark “TIDE” v. “TIDI”
(2008)Edward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji and Nigerian Bottling Company Plc.
(2008)Group Danone & Anor. v. Voltic (Nigeria) Limited
(2008)Ojukwu v. Louisa Chinyere Ojukwu
(2008)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Compact Disc Technologies Ltd.
(2008)International Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd.
(2007)In The Matter of Trademark “DASH”
Application”
(2007)Omnia Nigeria Ltd. v. Dyketrade Ltd.
(2007)Peter Obe v. Grapevine Communication Ltd.
(2007)Pfizer Limited v. Tyonex Nigeria Limited and Ebamic Pharmacy Limited
(2007)Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.
(2007)International Tobacco Company Plc. v. NAFDAC
(2007)Nigerian Bottling Company v. Demola Olarewaju
(2007)Zeneca Ltd. v. Jagal Pharma Ltd.
(2006)Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ubi Bassey Eno & Ors
(2005)Mobil Producing (NIG) Unlimited v. Rev. (Dr.). C.J.A. Uwemedimo and Comandclem Nigeria Ltd.
(2005)Okike v. L.P.D.C (Court of Appeal)
(2005)Okike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)
(2004)Ferodo Ltd. and Ferodo Nigeria Ltd. v. Ibeto Industries Ltd.
(2004)Dyson Ltd. v. Registrar of Trademarks (Foreign Case)
(2004)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records
(2004Cadbury Nigeria Plc & Ors v. Federal Republic of Nigeria
(2003)Ayman Enterprises Ltd. v. Akuma Industries Ltd.
(2003)Jatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.
(2003)Beijing Cotec New Technology Corp. & Anor v. Greenlife Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd.
(2003) Arewa textiles Plc v. Finetex Ltd.
(2003)Padawa v. Agmada Jatau
(2002)Maersk Line Anor v. Addide Investment Limited & Anor.
(2002)Uzokwe v. Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd.
(2002)Voltic Nigeria Limited v. Groupe Danone & Anor.
(2001)Iyke Merchandise v. Pfizer Inc. & Anor.
(2001)State v. John Ogbubunjo
(2001)Taofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. Durosinmi
(2000) Dyketrade Ltd. v. Omnia (Nig.) Ltd.
(1998)Nabisco Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Company Ltd.
(1998)UDIH v. Idemudia
(1998)Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd. v. Uzokwe
(1998)Nigerian Bottling Company Plc. v. Edward Okwejiminor v. G. Gbakeji
(1997)Chemiron Industries Ltd. v. Ranmax Laboratories Nig. Ltd. & 5 ors.
(1997)Okenwa v. Military Government of Imo State
(1997)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records
(1997)Societe BIC S.A. v. Charzin Industries Limited
(1997)Ifeajuna v. Ifeajuna
(1997)Iyabi-Ayah v. Ayah
(1996)Madumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.
(1996)Oladele v. Aromolaran
(1996)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Details Nigeria Limited
(1995)Oduntan v. General Oil Ltd.
(1995)Continental Pharmaceutical Ltd. (CPL) Industries Ltd v. Sterling Products Nig. Plc and SmithKline Beecham
(1994)Osafile v. Paul Odi
(1994)UBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.
(1994)Qualitex Co. v. Jacobson Products Co.
(1992)Ndiwe v. Okocha
(1992)Two Pesos, Inc. v. Taco Cabana, Inc.
(1992)Pfizer Incorporation v. Polyking Pharmaceutical Limited and Anor.
(1991) American Cyanamid Company v. Vitality Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
(1991)Feist Publications Inc. v. Rural Telephone Services Inc.
(1991)Masterpiece Investment Ltd. v. Worldwide Business & Ors.
(1991)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Nigeria Hotels
(1991)Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. D.P. Lekki Ltd.
(1990)Union Beverages Ltd. v. Pepsicola International Ltd. & Ors.
(1990)Liberty Records Incorporated & Another v. M.Y. Owotutu
(1989)Duru v. Nwosu
(1988)Oguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)
(1988)Patkun Industries Ltd v. Niger Shoes Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
(1987)Iyaji v. Eyigebe
(1986) ECWA Productions Ltd. v. Akandu
(1986)Joseph Ikhuoria v. Campaign Services Ltd.
(1985)Sule v. Nigerian Cotton Board
(1984)Nigerian Bottling Company v. Constance Obi Ngonadi
(1983)Nathaniel Ebelamu v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd
(1982)Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. Merfaken Packaging Ltd
(1981)Diamond v. Diehr
(1980) Diamond, Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks v. Chakrabarty
(1980)Ferodo Ltd. v. Unibros Stores
(1980)Oladipo Yemitan V. The Daily Times Nigeria Ltd.
(1980)Boardman v. Guinness (Nig.) Ltd
(1980)Okonkwo v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.
(1979)IML Air-chartering Nig. Ltd v. IML International Messengers Nig. Ltd.
(1978) Samuel Fadiora & Anor. v. Festus Gbadebo & Anor.
(1976) F.O. Ajibowo Co Ltd. v. Western Mills Ltd.
(1976)Falobi v. Falobi
(1975)Anton Piller KG v. Manufacturing Process Ltd. (Foreign Case)
(1973)Metropolitan Industries (Nig.) Ltd v. Industrial Application (Nig.) Ltd.
(1973)Osemobor v. Niger Biscuits Co. Ltd and Nassars & Sons
(1972) Bell Sons and Co. v. Godwin Aka & Anor.
(1972) Elecktrotechnische Fabrik Schmidt and Co. v. Bateria Slany Narodni Podnic
(1972)Trebor Nigeria Limited v. Associated Limited
(1971)Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. A.B. Chami and Company Ltd.
(1971)Beecham v. Essdee Food Products Ltd.
(1969)Offrey v. Chief S. O. Ola
(1968)Alban Pharmacy Ltd. v. Sterling Products International Inc.
(1961)Niger Chemists v. Nigeria Chemists
(1960)Seven-Up Company v. O-So-Grape Co.
(1932) Donoghue v. Stevenson (Foreign Case)
(1931)Magdalena Securities Ltds' application
(1925)London Lubricants (1920) Ltd’s application (Tripcastroid)
(1914) Re Sandow
(1896)Frank Reddaway Ltd. & Coy. Ltd v. George Banham & Coy
Case NameCitation
CASE NAMECitation
Niger Chemists v. Nigeria Chemists4 NIPJD [S.C. 1961]
Alban Pharmacy Ltd. v. Sterling Products International Inc.11 NIPJD [SC.1968] 459/1966
Offrey v. Chief S. O. Ola12 NIPJD [HC. 1969] H/23/1968
Paterson Zochonis (PZ) Ltd. v. A.B. Chami and Company Ltd.14 NIPJD [SC.1971] 314/1968
Bell Sons and Co. v. Godwin Aka & Anor.15 NIPJD [SC.1972] 134/1968
Elecktrotechnische Fabrik Schmidt and Co. v. Bateria Slany Narodni Podnic15 NIPJD [SC. 1972] 241/1969
Metropolitan Industries (Nig.) Ltd v. Industrial Application (Nig.) Ltd.16 NIPJD [SC. 1973] 112/1972
Falobi v. Falobi19 NIPJD [SC.1976] 112/1975
F.O. Ajibowo Co Ltd. v. Western Mills Ltd.19 NIPJD [SC.1976] 302/1975
Samuel Fadiora & Anor. v. Festus Gbadebo & Anor.21 NIPJD [SC.1978] 399/1975
IML Air-chartering Nig. Ltd v. IML International Messengers Nig. Ltd.22 NIPJD [FHC. 1979] 9/1979
Oladipo Yemitan V. The Daily Times Nigeria Ltd.23 NIPJD [FHC. 1980] 1/1980
Nigerian Bottling Company v. Constance Obi Ngonadi28 NIPJD [SC.1985] 103/1984
ECWA Productions Ltd. v. Akandu29 NIPJD [FHC. 1986] PH/1985
Oguma v. International Bank for West Africa (IBWA)29 NIPJD [SC. 1988] 69/1986
Iyaji v. Eyigebe30 NIPJD [SC. 1987] 232/1984
Patkun Industries Ltd v. Niger Shoes Manufacturing Co. Ltd.31 NIPJD [SC. 1988] 189/1987
Duru v. Nwosu32 NIPJD [SC. 1989] 150/1987
Liberty Records Incorporated & Another v. M.Y. Owotutu33 NIPJD [FHC. 1990] 116/1986
Nabisco Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Company Ltd.33 NIPJD [S.C.1990] 257/1990
Osafile v. Paul Odi33 NIPJD [SC. 1990] 149/1987
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Nigeria Hotels34 NIPJD [FHC. 1991] 43/1989
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. D.P. Lekki Ltd.34 NIPJD [FHC. 1991] 168/1990
American Cyanamid Company v. Vitality Pharmaceuticals Ltd.34 NIPJD [SC. 1991] 12/1989
Pfizer Incorporation v. Polyking Pharmaceutical Limited and Anor.35 NIPJD [FHC. 1992] 178/1992
Ndiwe v. Okocha35 NIPJD [SC.1992] 8/1990
Oduntan v. General Oil Ltd.35 NIPJD [SC. 1995] 73/1992
UBN Ltd v. Odusote Bookstore Ltd.37 NIPJD [SC.1994] 171/1993
Union Beverages Ltd. v. Pepsicola International Ltd. & Ors.37 NIPJD [SC. 1994] 81/1990
Continental Pharmaceutical Ltd. (CPL) Industries Ltd v. Sterling Products Nig. Plc and SmithKline Beecham38 NIPJD [FHC. 1995] 460/1995
Chemiron Industries Ltd. v. Ranmax Laboratories Nig. Ltd. & 5 ors.39 NIPJD [FHC. 1997] 1258/1996
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Details Nigeria Limited39 NIPJD [FHC. 1996] 434/1995
Madumere v. Ole Okafor & Ors.39 NIPJD [SC.1996] 290/1996
Oladele v. Aromolaran39 NIPJD [SC.1996] 284/1991
Okenwa v. Military Government of Imo State39 NIPJD [SC. 1996] 156/1990
Iyke Merchandise v. Pfizer Inc. & Anor.39 NIPJD [SC. 2001] 29/1996
Iyabi-Ayah v. Ayah40 NIPJD [CA. 1997] 53/1992
Masterpiece Investment Ltd. v. Worldwide Business & Ors.40 NIPJD [FHC. 1997] 120/1991
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin Records40 NIPJD [FHC. 1997] 216/1996
Peter Obe v. Grapevine Communication Ltd.40 NIPJD [FHC. 1997] 1244/1997
UDIH v. Idemudia41 NIPJD [SC. 1998] 195/1991
Jatau v. Mansur Ahmed & Ors.41 NIPJD [SC. 1998] 215/1994
London Lubricants (1920) Ltd’s application (Tripcastroid)42 RPC 264
Dyketrade Ltd. v. Omnia (Nig.) Ltd.43 NIPJD [SC. 2000] 57/1995
Taofik Oyefolu & Ors. v. Abayomi A. Durosinmi44 NIPJD [SC. 2001] 151/1996
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Maersk Line Anor v. Addide Investment Limited & Anor.45 NIPJD [SC. 2002] 248/2000
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Ferodo Ltd. and Ferodo Nigeria Ltd. v. Ibeto Industries Ltd.47 NIPJD [SC. 2004] 95/1999
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Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor.50 NIPJD [FHC. 2007] 777/1998
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Musical Copyright Society Nigeria v. Compact Disc Technologies Ltd.51 NIPJD [FHC. 2008] 713/2007
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Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. Pabod Breweries Ltd. & Anor.53 NIPJD [CA. 2010] 561/2008
Compact Disc Technologies Ltd. v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria53 NIPJD [CA. 2010] 787/2008
Microsoft Corporation v. Franike Associates Ltd.54 NIPJD [CA. 2011] 573/2008
C. N. Ekwuogor Investment (Nig.) Ltd. V. Asco Investment Ltd.54 NIPJD [CA. 2011] 589/2006
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Seven-Up Company v. O-So-Grape Co.283 F.2d 103
Feist Publications Inc. v. Rural Telephone Services Inc.499 U.S. 340
Boardman v. Guinness (Nig.) Ltd(1980) NCLR 109
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Pfizer Limited v. Tyonex Nigeria Limited & Anor50 NIPJD (FHC. 2008) 25/7/2007
Trebor Nigeria Limited v. Associated Limited-
Valucard Nigeria Plc v. Registrar of Trademarks and Anor.CA/A/17/2011
Nigerian Breweries Plc. v. David AuduCA/A/235/05
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Ifeajuna v. IfeajunaCA/E/181/97
Densy Industries (Nig) Ltd. v. UzokweCA/E/225M/94
Oleeve Nig. Ltd. & Anor. v. Dormath Trading Co. Ltd & Anor.CA/E/236/2006
Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd v. NAFDACCA/IL/13/2007
British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. v. International Tobacco Company Plc.CA/IL/29/2011
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International Tobacco Company Plc. v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd. & Anor.CA/IL/43/2012
International Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd v. British American Tobacco (Nig.) Ltd.CA/IL/54/2007
Padawa v. Agmada JatauCA/J/66/98
Arewa textiles Plc v. Finetex Ltd.CA/K/194/2000
Okike v. L.P.D.C. (Court of Appeal)48 NIPJD [CA. 2005] K/309/2004
Okike v. L.P.D.C (Supreme Court)48 NIPJD [SC. 2005] SC/58/2004
Beecham v. Essdee Food Products Ltd.CA/L/12/84
Alliance International Ltd. v. Saam Kolo International Enterprises LimitedCA/L/147/2003
Smithlink Beecham & Anor v. Prex LimitedCA/L/217/2005
Voltic Nigeria Limited v. Groupe Danone & Anor.CA/L/261M/2002
Cadbury Nigeria Plc & Ors v. Federal Republic of NigeriaCA/L/351/2002
Zeneca Ltd. v. Jagal Pharma Ltd.CA/L/362/2003
Procter & Gamble v. Global Soap & Detergent Industries Ltd. & Anor. CA/L/369/2008
International Tobacco Company Plc. v. NAFDACCA/L/376/03
Smithkline Beecham v. Farmex Ltd.CA/L/378/03
Visafone Communications Limited v. Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/GTe)CA/L/494/09
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Adeokin RecordsCA/L/498/97
Kraft Foods Holdings Inc. v. Allied Biscuits Co. Ltd.CA/L/506/06
Virgin Enterprises Ltd. v. Richday Beverages (Nig) Ltd.CA/L/550/05
Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd./GteCA/L/925/2011
Dyson Ltd. v. Registrar of TrademarksCase C-321/03
Destra Software Ltd v. Comada (UK) LLP & Ors.CC11P04010
Anton Piller KG v. Manufacturing Process Ltd.EWCA Civ 12
L'Oréal v BellureyEWCA Civ 535
Medimmune Ltd. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd & Anor.EWHC 1669
Ranbaxy (UK) Ltd. v. AstraZeneca ABEWHC 1831
Re Halliburton Energy Services Inc.EWHC 2508
Joseph Ikhuoria v. Campaign Services Ltd.F.H.C.R. 308
Ferodo Ltd. v. Unibros StoresF.S.R. 489
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nworie AnayoFHC/AB/CR/10/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Dominion KaluFHC/ABJ/CR/12/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stanley NwankwoFHC/ABJ/CR/14/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Obasi GodwinFHC/ABJ/CR/16/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Mr. Oba OkechukwuFHC/ABJ/CR/56/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emordi Henry ChukwumaFHC/ABJ/CR/90
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Eze IgweFHC/ABJ/CR/93/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chukwu Arisi & AnorFHC/B/23C/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Stephen IgweFHC/B/26C/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Godwin KadiriFHC/B/43C/10
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okereke UchennaFHC/B/58C/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Anoke CelestineFHC/B/59C/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ogo AbelFHC/B/60C/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ndidi AgwuFHC/B/61C/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Okoro David BernardFHC/B/99C/11
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Abel OgbonnyaFHC/B/101C/11
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Isaac v. ObumsFHC/B/102C/11
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Taiwo AdenijiFHC/IB/70C/10
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Aminat OnifadeFHC/IB/71C/11
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd./Gte v. Nigerian Copyright CommissionFHC/IKJ/CS/19/2012
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Sunday AyodeleFHC/KD/8C/12
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Awuru Chukwuma AbelFHC/L/151C/13
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Jonas OzoFHC/L/152C/13
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwali SundayFHC/L/153C/13
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ifeanyichukwu NwekeFHC/L/158C/13
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Nwoke IsrealFHC/L/159C/13
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Emmanuel OguduFHC/L/181C/13
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. CVL Technologies Ltd.55 NIPJD [FHC. 2012] L/268C/2009
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Paragone Nig. Ltd.FHC/L/367C/11
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Teomy Systems Nig. LtdFHC/L/368C/11
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Chibueze ObiFHC/L/369C/11
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Ebenezer OgundeleFHC/L/459C/11
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) v. Genuss Investment Ltd.55 NIPJD [FHC. 2012] L/460C/2011
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd. v. Vee Network Ltd.FHC/L/CS/707/05
Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (Ltd/Gte) v. Guinness Nigeria Plc.FHC/L/CS/904/2005
Nathaniel Ebelamu v. Guinness Nigeria Ltd.FHC/L/CS/1182/95
Societe Des Products Nestles S.A. and Nestle Foods Nigeria Plc. v. Consolidated Food Beverages Ltd.
FHC/LCS/1344/95
Commandclem Nig. Ltd v. Mobil Producing Nig. UnlimitedFHC/UY/CS/47/2003
Dupont Nutrition Biosciences ApS v. Novozymes A/S (Foreign Case)HC 10 C 02358
Diamond, Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks v. Chakrabarty (Foreign Case)No. 79-136
Diamond v. Diehr (Foreign Case)No. 79-1112
Two Pesos, Inc. v. Taco Cabana, Inc. (Foreign Case)No. 91–971
Qualitex Co. v. Jacobson Products Co. (Foreign Case)No. 93-1577
Re Sandow 31 RPC 196
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In The Matter of Trademark “TIDE” v. “TIDI”TM Opposition
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Judges
JUDGES

A.

Abubakar Abdulkadir Jega, J.C.A.
Abubakar Bashir Wali, J.S.C.
Abdu Aboki, J.C.A.
Abdul Ganiyu Olatunji Agbaje, J.S.C.
Abdullahi Mustapha
Adamu Jauro, J.C.A.
Adetokunbo Adegboyega Ademola, C.J.N.
Adolphus Gowin Kabin-White, J.S.C.
Adzira Gana Mshelia, J.C.A..
Akintola Olufemi Ejiwunmi, J.S.C.
Ali Abubakar B. Gumel, J.C.A.
Aloma Mariam Muktar, J.S.C.
Aloysius Iyorgyer Katsina-Alu, J.S.C.
Andrews Otutu Obaseki, J.S.C.
Aminu Sanusi, J.C.A.
Anthony Ikechukwu Iguh, J.S.C.
Anthony Nnaemezie Aniagolu, J.S.C.
Atanda Fatayi-White, J.S.C.
Augustine Nnamani, J.S.C.
Ayo Gabriel Irikefe, J.S.C.

B.

Baba Alkali Ba'aba, J.C.A.

C.

Chima Census Nweze, J.C.A.
Christopher Mitchel Chukwuma-Eneh, J.S.C.
Chukwundifu Akunne Oputa, J.S.C.
Chukwunweike Idigbe, J.S.C.
Clara Bata Ogunbiyi, J.C.A.
Cordelia Ifeoma Jombo-ofo

D.

Dahiru Musdapher, J.S.C.

E.

Egbo-Egbo, J.
Emmanuel Obioma Ogwuegbu, J.S.C.
Emmauel Olayinka Ayoola, J.S.C.
Ejembi Eko, J.C.A.
Eugene Chukwuemeka Ubaezonu, J.C.A.

F.

Francis Fedode Tabai, J.S.C.

G.

George Adesola Oguntade, J.S.C.
George Baptist Ayodola Coker, J.S.C.
George Sodeinde Sowemimo, J.S.C.

H.

Helen Moronkeji Ogunwumiju, J.C.A.
Hussein Mukhtar, J.C.A.

I.

Ian Lewis, J.S.C.
Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, J.C.A.
Idris Legbo Kutigi, J.C.A.
Ifeyinwa Cecilia, Nzeako, J.C.A.
Ignatius Igwe Agube, J.C.A.
Ikechi Francis Ogbuagu, J.S.C.
Isa Ayo Salami, J.C.A.
Istifanus Thomas, J.C.A.
Ita George Mbaba, J.C.A.

J.

James T. Tsoho, J.
James Ogenyi Ogebe, J.C.A.
Jim Olukayode, J.
Jinadu J.
John Inyang Okoro, J.C.A.
Justin Thompson Akpabio, J.C.A.

K.

Kayode Eso, J.S.C.
Kudirat Motonmon Olatokunbo Kekere-Ekwe, J.C.A.

L.,M.,N.

Mahmud Mohammed, J.S.C.
Michael Ekundayo Ogundare, J.S.C.
Mohammed Bello, J.S.C.
Mohammed Danjuma, J.C.A
Mohammed Lawal Garba, J.C.A.
Moronkeji Omotayo Onalaja
Muhammadu Lawal Uwais, J.S.C.
Muhammed Saifullahi Muntaka-Coomassie, J.C.A.
Musa Dattijo Muhammed, J.C.A.
Niki Tobi, J.C.A.

O.

Obande Festus Ogbuinya, J.C.A.
Okay Achike, J.S.C.
Olajide Olatawura, J.S.C.
Olufunlola Oyelola Adekeye, J.C.A.
Oyebisi Folayemi Omoleye, J.C.A.

P.

Paul Adamu Galinje, J.C.A.
Palmer J.
Philip Nnaemeka-Agu, J.C.A.
Pius Olayiwola Aderemi, J.C.A.

R.

Raphael Chikwe Agbo, J.C.A.
Raphael Olufemi Rowland, J.C.A.
Rebecca Oyindamola Olomojobi, J.
Regina ObIageli Nwodu, J.C.A.
Rita Nosakhaare Pemu, J.C.A.

S.,T.

Saidu Kawu, J.S.C.
Salihu Modibbo Alfa Belgore, J.S.C.
Sidi Dauda Bage
Shehu Usman Mohammed, J.S.C.
Sotonye Denton-West, J.C.A.
Stanley Shenko Alagoa, J.C.A.
Suleiman Usman Mohammed, J.S.C.
Sunday Akintola Akintan, J.S.C.
Sylvester Umaru Onu, J.S.C.
Tajudeen Odunowo J.
Taslim Olawale Elias, J.S.C.
Tijani Abdullahi, J.C.A.

U.

Udo Udoma, J.S.C.
Utman Mohammed, J.S.C.
Umaru Atu Kalgo, J.S.C.

W.,X,,Y, Z

Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen, J.S.C.
Yekini Olayinwola Adio, J.S.C.
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